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New Espinosa Especial Ships To Retailers
Espinosa Cigars has announced yesterday via social media that their new Espinosa Especial has been shipped to retailers and will be available shortly.
The cigar, produced at Erik Espinosa's La Zona factory in Estelí, Nicaragua, was unveiled at the 2015 International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers Association (IPCPR) trade show in August in Las Vegas. The cigar dons a Mexican Capa Negra wrapper, with the binder and filler from Nicaragua, specifically Estelí, Condega, Ometepe, and Jalapa. Packaged in boxes of 10, three vitolas will be available: No. 1 (6½" x 48), No. 4 (5" x 52), and No. 5 (6" x 54).
Drew Estate Exclusives Now Available at Corona Cigar Company's Drew Estate Lounge
Back in February 2014, Drew Estate announced the opening of its first official Drew Estate Lounge at the Corona Cigar Company's Sand Lake, FL location, featuring remodeled full liquor bar area, complete with an incredible selection of bourbon, single malt scotch, dark rums and cognac. It was also announced that Corona Cigar Company would be working with Drew Estate to create a series of unique, limited edition, lounge exclusive offerings, which would be available in the summer of 2014.
On September 14, Drew Estate announced that six exclusive cigars (3 box-pressed and 3 soft-pressed) will now be available, and include:
Herrera Esteli (Box Pressed)
Liga Privada No. 9 (Box Pressed)
Undercrown (Box Pressed)
Tabak Especial Dulce
Tabak Especial Negra
All of the exclusives will be available in the 6" x 50 toro vitola.